Death – Obituary News : Don Nicholls, a dedicated supporter of the Steve Richards stable and brother of champion footballer John Nicholls of Carlton, has passed away. Donny, who played 77 games for the Carlton football club, was known for his astute punting skills and was regarded as a champion bloke. Rest in peace, mate.
Saddened to hear the passing of Don Nicholls, staunch supporter of the Steve Richards stable and brother of champion footballer John Nicholls of Carlton
Donny himself a 77 game player of the blue baggers in his own right
RIP mate@CarltonFC pic.twitter.com/HoLnOCJqAq
— Riles (@BenRiley007) September 11, 2023
Don Nicholls, a devoted supporter of the Steve Richards stable and brother of renowned Carlton footballer John Nicholls, has sadly passed away. The demise of this esteemed individual has left a void in both the racing and football communities, as Donny himself was a notable player for the Carlton Blues, featuring in 77 games.
Don Nicholls was not only recognized for his contributions on the field but also for his exceptional punting skills. His astute understanding of the game and unwavering support for the Steve Richards stable made him a revered figure within the racing world. Don’s passion for the sport was unparalleled, and his presence will be deeply missed.
Beyond his sporting accomplishments, Don Nicholls was known as a champion bloke. His warm and friendly nature endeared him to all who had the pleasure of knowing him. His love for his family, friends, and the Carlton Football Club was evident in every aspect of his life. Don was a pillar of strength and a source of inspiration to those around him.
The news of Don’s passing has left the entire community in mourning. The Carlton Football Club expressed their condolences, acknowledging the loss of a loyal supporter and extending their sympathies to the Nicholls family. The void left by Don’s absence will be felt by many, and his legacy as a dedicated player, astute punter, and overall champion bloke will forever be remembered.
As we bid farewell to Don Nicholls, let us cherish the memories he leaves behind and celebrate the impact he had on both the sporting and personal lives of those he touched. May he rest in peace, knowing that his legacy will continue to live on in the hearts of all who knew him..